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There are 10 ways to get from Raleigh/Durham Airport (RDU) to Philmont Scout Ranch camps by plane, car, shuttle, taxi, bus or train

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Fly to Alamosa, drive  •  10h 9m

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Alamosa (ALS) RDU - ALS
  2. Drive from Alamosa to Philmont Scout Ranch camps

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Fly to Santa Fe, shuttle  •  10h 2m

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Santa Fe (SAF) RDU - SAF
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Santa Fe, NM - Airport to Angel Fire, NM

Fly to Taos, taxi  •  8h 37m

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Taos (TSM) RDU - TSM
  2. Take a taxi from Taos to Philmont Scout Ranch camps

Fly to Pueblo, bus, taxi  •  12h 24m

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Pueblo (PUB) RDU - PUB
  2. Take the bus from Pueblo to Raton
  3. Take a taxi from Raton to Philmont Scout Ranch camps

Fly to Denver, bus, taxi  •  11h 32m

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Denver (DEN) RDU - DEN
  2. Take the bus from Denver to Raton
  3. Take a taxi from Raton to Philmont Scout Ranch camps

Fly to Albuquerque, shuttle  •  13h 19m

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Albuquerque (ABQ) RDU - ABQ
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Albuquerque, NM - Airport to Angel Fire, NM

Bus, train, taxi  •  2 days 2h

  1. Take the bus from Raleigh, NC to New York, NY
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - 3 Allen St to Chicago
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Raton
  4. Take a taxi from Raton to Philmont Scout Ranch camps

Bus, train, taxi via Boston  •  2 days 15h

  1. Take the bus from Raleigh, NC to New York, NY
  2. Take the bus from New York to Boston South Buses
  3. Take the train from Boston to Chicago Union Station
  4. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Raton
  5. Take a taxi from Raton to Philmont Scout Ranch camps

Train, bus, shuttle  •  2 days 16h

  1. Take the train from Cary to Newark
  2. Take the bus from Newark to Albuquerque
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Albuquerque, NM - Airport to Angel Fire, NM

Drive  •  28h 40m

  1. Drive from Raleigh/Durham Airport (RDU) to Philmont Scout Ranch camps 1721.7 miles
Raleigh/Durham Airport (RDU) → Philmont Scout Ranch camps
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The cost-effective way to get from Raleigh/Durham Airport (RDU) to Philmont Scout Ranch camps is to drive, which costs $160 - $250 and takes 28h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Raleigh/Durham Airport (RDU) to Philmont Scout Ranch camps is to fly and taxi which costs $280 - $750 and takes 8h 37m.

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The distance between Raleigh/Durham Airport (RDU) and Philmont Scout Ranch camps is 1464 miles. The road distance is 1721.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Raleigh/Durham Airport (RDU) to Philmont Scout Ranch camps without a car is to bus and train and taxi which takes 2 days 2h and costs $370 - $650.

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It takes approximately 10h 9m to get from Raleigh/Durham Airport (RDU) to Philmont Scout Ranch camps, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Raleigh/Durham Airport to Alamosa Airport. The quickest flight takes 7h 3m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Raleigh/Durham Airport (RDU) to Philmont Scout Ranch camps is 1722 miles. It takes approximately 28h 40m to drive from Raleigh/Durham Airport (RDU) to Philmont Scout Ranch camps.

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Southwest Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Raleigh/Durham Airport to Alamosa Airport.

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There are two+ hotels available in Philmont Scout Ranch camps. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Raleigh/Durham Airport (RDU) to Philmont Scout Ranch camps.
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  • Distance: 1464.1 miles
  • Duration: 10h 9m

What companies run services between Raleigh/Durham Airport (RDU), USA and Philmont Scout Ranch camps, NM, USA?

There is no direct connection from Raleigh/Durham Airport (RDU) to Philmont Scout Ranch camps. However, you can fly to Alamosa then take the drive to Philmont Scout Ranch camps. Alternatively, you can fly to Santa Fe, take the walk to Santa Fe, NM - Airport, take the shuttle to Angel Fire, NM, then take the taxi to Philmont Scout Ranch camps.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Alamosa via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Alamosa via Washington Dulles, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 53m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Alamosa via Houston, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Alamosa via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
10h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Alamosa via Newark, Denver
Ave. Duration
12h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Santa Fe via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Santa Fe via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Santa Fe via Washington Dulles, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 53m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Pueblo via Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 51m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Pueblo via Washington Dulles, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 44m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Pueblo via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
10h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Pueblo via Houston, Denver
Ave. Duration
10h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Pueblo via Newark, Denver
Ave. Duration
10h 39m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Denver
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Albuquerque via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Albuquerque via Houston
Ave. Duration
6h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Santa Fe via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Santa Fe via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Santa Fe via Austin, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 58m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Santa Fe via Charlotte, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Denver via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Albuquerque via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Albuquerque via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Denver
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Denver via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Denver via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Denver via Nashville
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Albuquerque via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6h 37m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Albuquerque via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Albuquerque via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Albuquerque via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Advanced Air, LLC
Website
advancedaircharters.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Taos via Austin
Ave. Duration
6h 58m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Taos via Atlanta, Austin
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $600
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Taos via Houston, Austin
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Taos via Nashville, Austin
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Taos via Miami, Austin
Ave. Duration
10h 48m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Taos via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Austin
Ave. Duration
10h 57m
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Taos via Atlanta, Dallas
Ave. Duration
10h 59m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $550
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Taos via Tampa, Austin
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Taos via Chicago Midway, Dallas
Ave. Duration
11h 24m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Taos via Charlotte, Austin
Ave. Duration
11h 39m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Taos via Orlando, Austin
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Taos via Baltimore, Austin
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Taos via Nashville, Dallas
Ave. Duration
11h 54m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Albuquerque via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $650
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Denver
Ave. Duration
4h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Raton
Ave. Duration
20h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Premium
$340 - $470
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Business Seat
$230 - $340
Train from Boston to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
22h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Premium
$330 - $460
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $310
Business Seat
$220 - $310
Train from Cary to Newark
Ave. Duration
10h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Premium
$250 - $350
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $180
Business Seat
$120 - $180
Bus operators
Mountain View Shuttle
Website
mountainviewshuttle.com
Shuttle from Santa Fe, NM - Airport to Angel Fire, NM
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Schedules at
mountainviewshuttle.com
Shuttle from Albuquerque, NM - Airport to Angel Fire, NM
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $120
Schedules at
mountainviewshuttle.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Pueblo to Raton
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $25
Flexible
$35 - $55
Bus from Newark to Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
45h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$190 - $270
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$190 - $270
Flexible
$270 - $400
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Pueblo, CO to Raton
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from Denver to Raton
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
eplalimo.com
One Way
$30 - $50
Wanda Coach
Phone
646-630-7186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from Raleigh, NC to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $100
Book at
GoTo Bus
Bus from New York, NY - 3 Allen St to Chicago
Ave. Duration
15h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Book at
GoTo Bus
Lucky Star Bus
Phone
(888) 881-0887 / (617) 269-5468
Email
info@luckystarbus.com
Website
luckystarbus.com
Bus from New York to Boston South Buses
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
luckystarbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Taos to Philmont Scout Ranch camps
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Estimated price
$110 - $130

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